Meet Our Team
Amanda F: Stylist
Amanda has been in the hair industry since 2003 She studied at the Aveda Institute and has taken advanced training classes at The bumble and Bumble Academy in NYC! Amanda specializes in a unique way of foiling the gives the quest a very natural look. She also love doing “Easi Hair “ hair extensions, Keritan Treatments and Bridal hair.
Anna K: Stylist
Anna graduated from Model College of Hair Design in 2005. Anna has a reputation for creating “beautiful blondes” and loves finish your service with a polished style.
Christine R: Stylist
Christine specializes in haircutting. She has advanced training in creative techniques. Christine has nearly 16 years of experience. She has worked for Rocco Altobelli, Urban Retreat & Spalon Montage. She also loves doing updos for special occasions.
Colleen S: Stylist
Colleen graduated from Hair Tech Academy in 1986, one of New Orleans elite schools of cosmotology. Her education also focused on advanced ethnic hair techniques. Through the years, Colleen has received ongoing and continuing education for color, perming and haircuts. She enjoys working with all hairtypes. Colleen contributes her success over the years to being a good listener. She is dedicated to giving all her clients the best over all experience and their own style that is easy to maintain at home.
Connie K: Stylist
Connie graduated from Scot Lewis School of Cosmetology in 2001. She then went on to apprentice & advance her knowledge at an upscale salon in the western suburbs. Connie enjoys working with curly hair. She also specializes in cutting, coloring and foiling.
Elle T: Stylist
Elle's passion for hair continues to grow as she is constantly keeping up with the latest and greatest trends. She specifically concentrates on balyage techniques along with cuts and foiling. She is also certified in Easi Hair human hair extension placement. Elle is determined to help her clients achieve their desired looks with the help of product and styling education.She loves doing updos for those special occasions.
Kage: Hair Artist
Kage has spent the last 8 years perfecting her skills and continuing her education in cutting, advanced coloring techniques, balyage and special event styling. She has gained additional certification in Keritan smoothing treatments.
Kage’s work has been featured on the runway in Minnesota’s Spring Fashion week and televised on the Twin Cities CW network.
Kage enjoys meeting new clients and the opportunity to apply her experience, education & love of hairdressing to give the most enjoyable and satisfying salon experience.
Kathryn Paradise: Stylist / Co-owner
Kathryn has worked in the industry for 28 years. She has years of advanced training & knowledge in cutting, coloring & perming. Her attention to detail & customer satisfaction continue to be her top priority. Kathryn specializes in clients with fine hair and easihair human hair extensions. As co-owner she has enjoyed marketing as well as advertising & promotions. Kathryn is a certified specialist in Keratin Smoothing Treatments and EasiHair human hair extensions. Level 3 Certified Hair Extension Technician. Certified Revive Top Of The Head Extension Consultant
Lacey R: Color Specialist
Lacey graduated from the Aveda Institute in 1999. She has spent the past nine years specializing in all types of hair color. Experience & advanced education has helped her become an expert in her field.
Liza L: Color Specialist
Liza graduated from Aveda Institute & has been a colorist for eight years, she also has advanced training with current trends & loves to do color corrections. She previously specialized in color at Spalon Montage.
Todd L: Master Barber
Todd has been a Master Barber for 22 years. He specializes in foil highlights & low lights, color, perms, haircutting & clipper cutting.
Melanie Joas: Hairstylist, Brand Ambassador, Recruiter and Educator
Melanie is the Brand Ambassador for Salon Spatoria, Social Media Marketing, Education Director and Hairstylist. She has a fiery passion for placing people in their forever home salon, building them up, teaching them to grow their brand and business. Melanie continues to love/work on her own clients. Melanie has experience with multiple hair color lines, advanced hand painting certifications through Loreal, (Balayage/Ombre), advanced hair cutting techniques and is certified in Easi Hair Extensions and Twisted Fringe Extensions.
Ellen B.- Stylist
Christi U: Nail Technician
Christi has been a nail technician for 20+ years & has always done artificial nails. Christi has continued to advance her education & specializes in LCN gels. She also enjoys manicures & pedicures.
Robin Frederick: Nail Technician / Co-owner
Robin has 20 years of experience with continued advanced education. She has had a passion for nails from a very young age. Robin is a master at the art of LCN gel nails & truly enjoys doing natural nails as well as pedicures. Robin absolutely loves what she does & the environment that she helped create as co-owner of Salon SPAtoria.
Ellen B.- Nail Technician
Ellen is a 2019 graduated from Aveda Institute and is currently enrolled in our apprenticeship program. Ellen has a passion for making people feel really great about themselves by incorporating her skills in nails and customer service. She is excited to meet you and grow here business at Salon Spatoria.
Lisa N: Esthetician
Lisa has had a life long passion for esthetics. With 20+ years as a service provider and educator. She loves sharing knowledge and expertise to help clients conquer any skin challenges. Lisa specializes in anti-aging, acne facials and customize brow shaping.
Mikaela graduated from the Aveda Institute in 2013. With experience working in a medical spa setting, she has had advanced training and education in many areas of esthetics. She loves passing on her knowledge and is dedicated to giving all of her clients the best over all experience possible. Mikaela has a passion for eyelash extensions and specializes in volume lashes.
Carol M: Massage Therapist
Carol joins our team with 25 years of experience as a massage therapist. She studied Swedish Massage with Sister Rosalind Geffre in 1990. Carol then pursued the practice of Myofascial Release with John F. Barnes, PT. She was a myofascial release therapist at "Therapy on the Rocks" in Sedona AZ. and a full instructor at John F. Barnes seminars. Carol customizes every massage to meet the need of each individual guests.
Carol is also a Reiki Master/Teacher and enjoys incorporating Aroma therapy and Healing Touch